Las Cruces Mayor Ken Miyagishima today signed an emergency proclamation extending the previous Emergency Proclamation (2020-05); Closing all City indoor recreation facilities for seven days (excluding the Regional Aquatic Center which adheres to the State or New Mexico COVID Safe Practice Guidelines); Increasing security and enforcement at the Las CrucesRead More →

A cold front expected in the Las Cruces area late Monday evening and into Tuesday has prompted Las Cruces Public Schools to cancel some campus activities within the district. Tuesday’s cancelations include:  All grab-and-go meal sites, including bus deliveries.   Athletic practices.   In-person special education classes at Vista Middle School.   Scheduled SAT testing.   Remote learningRead More →

The United States Department of Agriculture approved the New Mexico Department of Agriculture’s state hemp production regulatory plan last week. States that seek to have primary authority over the regulation and production of hemp in their home jurisdiction were required by the 2018 U.S. Farm Bill to complete a stateRead More →